Telegram shutdown sparks anger in Iran ... 05/05/2018 Internet-IT
Court ruling banning popular messaging app met annoyance among its tens of million of users in the country. by Saeed Jalili *** During the May 2017 e...View Details»

North Iran gets massive snow dump... 29/01/2018 Nature
After months of waiting for the snow to arrive, Tehranis were hit by massive snowfall overnight on Sunday that shut airports and schools but delighte...View Details»

Iran's tech sector blooms under shield of sanctions... 26/07/2017 Internet-IT
The names may be unfamiliar but the services are immediately recognisable: Snapp is Iran's answer to Uber, Digikala is its Amazon, and Pintapin its Bo...View Details»

Iran qualifies for World Cup with home win vs Uzbekistan ... 13/06/2017 Sports
*** Iranians celebrate on a street after their national soccer team’s win over Uzbekistan that secured Iran’s presence in the 2018 Russia World Cup, i...View Details»

TehRUN marathon breaks barriers by building bridges ... 08/04/2017 Sports
News ID: 3947192 - Sat 8 April 2017 - 11:28 Sports TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – Sebastiaan Straten, Organizer of First Tehran International Persian Run al...View Details»

Beneath the Veil: A Fashion-Obsessed Girl Comes of Age in Pre-Revoluti... 13/05/2016 Culture
MAY 12, 2016 10:23 AM by CARLA POWER *** An image from Vogue’s “Fashion in the Persian-Blue Gardens of the Sun,” photographed by Henry Clarke in 1969—...View Details»

Iran film "Fireworks Wednesday" probes marital tensions amid Persian N... 21/04/2016 Fun
by Andrew Hamlin - Apr 20, 2016 *** Hedieh Tehrani plays Mojdeh in Asghar Farhadi’s “Fireworks Wednesday.” (Photo courtesy of Grasshopper Film.) A you...View Details»

Sounds of Persia - The Hindu... 15/04/2016 Fun
*** the chang (Persian harp), barbat (lute), sorna (oboe), tanbour (long-necked lute), tonbak (goblet drum) and the deep, basal daf (Persian frame dru...View Details»

Review: ‘Fireworks Wednesday,’ a Domestic Drama From Iran - The New Yo... 18/03/2016 Fun
Hedieh Tehrani in “Fireworks Wednesday,” a film directed by Asghar Farhadi. Credit Grasshopper Film If you didn’t know that the continual explosions h...View Details»

Fireworks Wednesday is another back-catalog gem from Asghar Farhadi ... 15/03/2016 Fun
By A.A. Dowd@aadowd Mar 15, 2016 Fireworks Wednesday Director: Asghar Farhadi Runtime: 104 minutes Rating: Not Rated Cast: Taraneh Alidousti, Hedieh T...View Details»